The skills in origami helped me in understanding
dimension and proportion and developed his interest in 3D animations and
designing in computers.
Subsequently this developed into skills in basic software design and networking, making
me World's youngest MCDBA, MCSD, MCSE at the age of 14.
I was fortunate to receive hand written compliments from Bill Gates (image
below), Azim Premji, President of India, Prime Minister etc.. on this
I did my 10th grade from Loyola High School, Pune and then completed my 12th
Science from Fergusson College, Pune.
My passion to innovate got me into establishing a
private company named ‘TechnoKarma’
at the age of 16,employing myself and four other computer engineers working with
a dream to come up with a unique product. As I decided to continue my formal
education, the product launch took a setback.
After completing my 12th I was given a special chance to study at
International Institute of Information Technology ,Pune (www.isquareit.ac.in)
where I did my research in High Performance Computing along with Masters of
Science in Networking and Telecom. I had a great time learning at IIIT as it was
a different path I had decided to take where as all my friends at IIIT were 4-8
years older to me :-). After working in
Qualcomm for 1 year I joined University of California, San Diego for
Click here to get my detailed resume (PDF).